U+5143 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block CJK Unified Ideographs in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as first; dollar; origin; head. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yu.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+5143 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Yuan may refer to:


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 85 83
UTF-16 51 43
UTF-32 00 00 51 43
URL-Quoted %E5%85%83
HTML-Escape 元
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 元
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) EA AA
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B8 B5
Pīnyīn yu
IRG_GSource G0-542A
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3835
IRG_KSource K0-6A2A
IRG_TSource T1-4477
IRG_VSource V1-4C3
BigFive A4B8
CCCII 21326D
CNS1986 1-4477
CNS1992 1-4477
EACC 21326D
GB0 5210
GB1 5210
Jis0 2421
KSC0 7410
MainlandTelegraph 0337
TaiwanTelegraph 0337
Xerox 242:253


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5143
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Han
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 元
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 元
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 元
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 元
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 元
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 元
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 元
Case Folding (cf) 元
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 元
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Wide
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) 元
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
kIICore (kIICore) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-542A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3835
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FEB
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6A2A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4477
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4C3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0258.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01340
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10264.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0123.060
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4B8
kCangjie (kCangjie) MMU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jyun4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21326D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 131.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4477
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4477
kCowles (kCowles) 4918
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0258.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) first; dollar; origin; head
kEACC (kEACC) 21326D
kFenn (kFenn) 388C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 650.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1021.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 5210
kGB1 (kGB1) 5210
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0257a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10264.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yuán(325)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10264.060:yuán
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0261
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MOTO KOUBE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GEN GAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2421
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0123.060
kKorean (kKorean) WEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FEB0
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7410
kLau (kLau) 3547
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0337
kMandarin (kMandarin) yuán
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7707
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3662
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01340
kNelson (kNelson) 0275
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1624
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1897+7.2.2 C+1897+10.2.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 10.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 10.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 113.01
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0337
kTang (kTang) *ngiuæn ngiuæn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) nguyên
kXerox (kXerox) 242:253
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1419.090:yuán
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) 元
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) OLetter
Simple Case Folding (scf) 元
Script Extension (scx) Han
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)